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Bach, Hendrix, The Meters, Mississippi John Hurt, CAN, The Clash, Brahms, John Lennon, Bill Evans, Frank Ocean, Bob Dylan, The Melodians, Talking Heads, Johnny Carroll, Elvis Presley, Johnny Burnette, New Order, Charlie Parker, Mac DeMarco, The Band
Bobby Volkman began his professional career at 15 years old with his band The Bobby Volkman Trio, performing at venues such as The The Paramount, BB King’s, 89 North, The Suffolk Theater, Boulton Center, Bowery Electric, Rodeo Bar and alongside acts such as ZZ Top, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, Lisa Marie Presley, Robert Gordon, and Arlen Roth.
Volkman has studied jazz guitar extensively. He has studied with Jonathan Kreisberg and Jack Wilkins and was a student in the MSM Precollege division. Volkman is also dedicated to the art of classical composition— specifically tonal counterpoint. He has studied with Melinda Wagner, Samuel Adler, John Corigliano, Steven Stucky and is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s in Music Composition at The Juilliard School.
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